Sample BAO, Cueva de Agua (Jurassic of Spain)

Where: Granada, Spain (37.3° N, 3.5° W: paleocoordinates 26.0° N, 5.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Ibex (189.6 - 183.0 Ma)

• Middle Carixian

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Department of Paleontology, University of Granada

Primary reference: J. C. Braga and P. Rivas. 1985. The mediterranean Tropidoceras (Ammonitina) in the Betic Cordilleras. Eclogae Geologicae Helvetiae 78:567-605 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 190149: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 30.11.2017

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Ammonitida - Polymorphitidae
Tropidoceras zitteli Fucini 1899 ammonite